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Dell XPS 8940 SE Desktop: i7-11700, 16GB DDR4, 512GB SSD, RTX 2060 Super EXPIRED

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  • Intel Core i7-11700 8-Core Processor
  • 16GB DDR4 Memory (16GBx1)
  • 512GB PCIe M.2 Solid State Drive + 1TB SATA 7200 RPM Hard Disk Drive
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER 8GB GDDR6 Graphics
  • Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650i (2x2) 802.11ax + Bluetooth 5.1
  • Windows 10 Home
  • Includes: Dell Multimedia Keyboard + Wired Mouse
  • Tray load DVD Read/Write Drive
  • Ports:
    • Front:
      • 3x USB 3.1
      • 1x USB 3.1 Type-C
      • 1x Audio Combo Jack
    • Rear:
      • 4x USB 3.1
      • 2x USB 2.0
      • 1x HDMI 2.0b
      • 1x DisplayPort 1.4
      • 1x Dual Link DVI
      • Audio Ports 5.1 channel (3 jacks)

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$1699 - coupon = $1100

Most big name (Acer, Apple, Asus, Dell, HP, Lenovo, ect..) budget pre-built computers like this come with propriety cases, PSU, and motherboards now a days. Everything else are standard size parts (CPU, drives, fans, graphics cards, RAM, ect..) and can be easily upgraded/replaced/swapped.

Processor: 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-11700 processor(8-Core, 16M Cache, 2.5GHz to 4.9GHz)
Operating System: Windows 10 Home English
Graphics Card: NVIDIA® GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER™ 6GB GDDR6: 1x HDMI 2.0b, 1x DP 1.4, 1x Dual Link DVI
Optical Drive: Tray load DVD Drive (Reads and Writes to DVD/CD)
PS: 500W platinum power supply
Chassis: Mineral White Bezel Chassis including optical drive
Memory: 16GB, 16Gx1, DDR4, 2933MHz
Hard Drive: 512GB PCIe M.2 SSD +1TB SATA 7200 RPM HDD
Wireless: Killer™ Wi-Fi 6 AX1650i (2x2) 802.11ax Wireless and Bluetooth 5.1
Order Code xd8940ser30haff

https://www.dell.com/en-us/shop/d...0seR30hAFF

Technical documentation: https://www.dell.com/support/manu...lang=en-us
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FairGoat8894 asked this question on 08-04-2021 at 09:07 AM
08-04-2021 at 09:07 AM
Yes you can. 256 gb i believe is max
08-04-2021 at 09:07 AM
There are 4 slots
08-04-2021 at 09:07 AM
128 GB (4 x 32GB)
iBoo asked this question on 07-15-2021 at 11:47 AM
07-16-2021 at 05:57 AM
Dell offers a 500 watt PSU upgrade
07-19-2021 at 01:52 PM
Dell uses a proprietary thin PSU, I dont believe aftermarket ones come in that size and shape.
CleverApple5872 asked this question on 07-20-2021 at 01:10 PM
07-20-2021 at 03:43 PM
Yes. Up to 4 monitors.
07-20-2021 at 04:39 PM
thats great. thx.

so with present video card 4 can be connected through which types;

dvi, vga, hdmi, and dp?
rickster9 asked this question on 07-09-2021 at 08:10 PM
07-12-2021 at 09:14 AM
this computer will still operate without a video card. Intel Non-F CPUs have an integrated GPU.

Would it void the warranty? It shouldn't, under existing right to repair laws.
gtsh0pp3r asked this question on 08-04-2021 at 09:07 AM
08-04-2021 at 09:07 AM
Yes you can use onboard video if you remove the video card
scsiguru asked this question on 08-04-2021 at 09:07 AM
08-04-2021 at 09:07 AM
I bought a discount key online. It was a little troublesome to get to work, but it eventually worked.

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Most big name (Acer, Apple, Asus, Dell, HP, Lenovo, ect..) budget pre-built computers like this come with propriety cases, PSU, and motherboards now a days. Everything else are standard size parts (CPU, drives, fans, graphics cards, RAM, ect..) and can be easily upgraded/replaced/swapped.

This Dell system would be a great fit, for home, office, students, coders, CAD, miners, video editors, graphic designers, and even casual gamers. Pretty much everyone except hardcore PC gamer enthusiast that like to build and maintain their own high-end $2000+ systems.

We have 3 of the G5 systems reviewed in that Gamers Nexus video. Ours have GTX1660 graphics cards, 10400F, 500w PS, 16GB ram, and a clean install of Windows 10. All are performing very well and we have not seen any heat or performance issues. My kids play the newest games on them daily (Doom Eternal, Call of Duty Modern Warfare, Madden, HOI4, ect.) While simultaneously having YouTube open, a couple web pages, and messenger programs. I feel as though the build quality was quite good for the price I paid. I could not be more satisfied with our purchase.

If you are just an normal person (like 98% of the population) that wants to get a good deal on a good PC that will probably never be opened, and the only real maintenance you do is reinstall Windows ever couple of years to clean the system up. Then this system is perfect for you, and will serve you well for many years to come.
Lucky you.. *crying in California *
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Most big name (Acer, Apple, Asus, Dell, HP, Lenovo, ect..) budget pre-built computers like this come with propriety cases, PSU, and motherboards now a days. Everything else are standard size parts (CPU, drives, fans, graphics cards, RAM, ect..) and can be easily upgraded/replaced/swapped.

This Dell system would be a great fit, for home, office, students, coders, CAD, miners, video editors, graphic designers, and even casual gamers. Pretty much everyone except hardcore PC gamer enthusiast that like to build and maintain their own high-end $2000+ systems.

We have 3 of the G5 systems reviewed in that Gamers Nexus video. Ours have GTX1660 graphics cards, 10400F, 500w PS, 16GB ram, and a clean install of Windows 10. All are performing very well and we have not seen any heat or performance issues. My kids play the newest games on them daily (Doom Eternal, Call of Duty Modern Warfare, Madden, HOI4, ect.) While simultaneously having YouTube open, a couple web pages, and messenger programs. I feel as though the build quality was quite good for the price I paid. I could not be more satisfied with our purchase.

If you are just an normal person (like 98% of the population) that wants to get a good deal on a good PC that will probably never be opened, and the only real maintenance you do is reinstall Windows ever couple of years to clean the system up. Then this system is perfect for you, and will serve you well for many years to come.
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10% after sales tax. So it will be more.
Depends. I don't have sales tax in my state.
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Alienware on the front page or this one?
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Alienware on the front page or this one?
That system has RTX 3060 for not much more.
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Depends. I don't have sales tax in my state.
Lucky you.. *crying in California *
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This Dell system would be a great fit, for home, office, students, coders, CAD, miners, video editors, graphic designers, and even casual gamers. Pretty much everyone except hardcore PC gamer enthusiast that like to build and maintain their own high-end $2000+ systems.

We have 3 of the G5 systems reviewed in that Gamers Nexus video. Ours have GTX1660 graphics cards, 500w PS, 16GB ram, and a clean install of Windows 10. All are performing very well and we have not seen any heat or performance issues. My kids play the newest games on them daily (Doom Eternal, Call of Duty Modern Warfare, Madden, HOI4, ect.) While simultaneously having YouTube open, a couple web pages, and messenger programs. I feel as though the build quality was quite good for the price I paid. I could not be more satisfied with our purchase.

If you are just an normal person (like 98% of the population) that wants to get a good deal on a good PC that will probably never be opened, and the only real maintenance you do is reinstall Windows ever couple of years to clean the system up. Then this system is perfect for you.
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Can pull the graphic card and sell for $500 easily, if you don't need it.
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Can pull the graphic card and sell for $500 easily, if you don't need it.
I wouldn't count on it. Gpu prices are going down rapidly on eBay. With China banning mining, there will be an influx of gpus hitting the second hand market shortly.
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I wouldn't count on it. Gpu prices are going down rapidly on eBay. With China banning mining, there will be an influx of gpus hitting the second hand market shortly.
Nope. This card is still going for upwards of $650, so it would sell in an hour at $500.
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Lucky you.. *crying in California *
F , I feel you bruv
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Nope. This card is still going for upwards of $650, so it would sell in an hour at $500.
Don't forget e b a y takes 13% of what you sell it for. And GPU prices are falling by the day, so by the time it ships you can expect atleast $50 lower selling prices there.
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Nope. This card is still going for upwards of $650, so it would sell in an hour at $500.
Right now it is. You won't get this for another month, and then the prices will be lower.
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